Travel Journalism

Travel Journalism

For the journalist who has done the most proving and investigative public interest travel journalism of the last year. The judges are looking for work which shows journalistic skill and rigour, is revelatory and which serves the public interest.

For print/online entries, please provide up to three examples of work. Broadcasters can submit up to three clips or one entire programme in support of their entry. A supporting statement of up 500 words must also be included. Collaborative entries are accepted.

Sophie Pinkham

1843 Magazine, The Economist


The judges said this was “brilliant investigative journalism with a kick in the solar plexus. It took headlines, soundbites and government propaganda around immigration and turned into a deeply human story that gets to the heart of the issue”.

Simon Calder

The Independent

The judges described Calder as “a fantastic consumer champion who led the way on all the big travel stories over the last year”.

The Independent’s Simon Calder wins Travel Journalism of the year at the British Journalism Awards 2022. Picture: ASV Photography Ltd for Press Gazette